Queen to possibly abdicate and hand over throne to Charles if pandemic extends: expert


Queen Elizabeth may step back from her duties as the monarch, handing over throne to Charles Queen Elizabeth II?s monarchy is currently being run smoothly despite her staying indoors in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. However, an extension of the lockdown, could perhaps call for changes. It has been speculated that if the lockdown restrictions do not ease soon, Her Majesty will have to hand over the throne to the heir next in line, her son Prince Charles.